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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RENO NV
143 AM PDT TUE APR 1 2014

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...THE RENO TAHOE AIRPORT NV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2014...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR MARCH 2014 AT THE RENO TAHOE AIRPORT WAS
48.3 DEGREES WHICH IS 2.6 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.  THIS MAKES MARCH
2014 THE EIGHTH WARMEST MARCH AT RENO SINCE 1888.  THE HIGHEST
TEMPERATURE FOR MARCH WAS 77 DEGREES WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 16TH.
THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 28 DEGREES WHICH WAS
RECORDED ON BOTH THE 13TH AND 19TH.

FOR MARCH 2014 A TOTAL OF 0.08 INCH OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED AT
THE RENO TAHOE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT.  THIS IS 0.68 INCH BELOW
NORMAL.

A TRACE OF SNOWFALL WAS REPORTED FOR THE MONTH.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 7.7 MPH.  THE PEAK WIND
GUST FOR THE MONTH WAS 54 MPH FROM THE SOUTH WHICH OCCURRED ON THE
29TH.


CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1888 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              83   03/31/1966
 LOW               -3   03/29/1897
HIGHEST            77   03/16        83      -6
LOWEST             28   03/19        -2      30
                        03/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     61.2              57.9     3.3
AVG. MINIMUM     35.3              33.5     1.8
MEAN             48.3              45.7     2.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MIN <= 32      8              13.1    -5.1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.15   1907
 MINIMUM         0.00   1887
TOTALS           0.08              0.76   -0.68
DAILY AVG.       0.00              0.02   -0.02
DAYS >= .01         2               5.8    -3.8
DAYS >= .10         0               2.2    -2.2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.07   03/06 TO 03/06
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           29.0   5
                        0
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
TOTALS              T               2.0    -2.0
 LIQUID EQUIV      MM              0.20      MM
SINCE 7/1         6.2              21.0   -14.8
 LIQUID 7/1      0.62
DAYS >= TRACE       1               2.6    -1.6
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.9    -0.9
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   03/31 TO 03/31
 STORM TOTAL       MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     510               598     -88
 SINCE 7/1       4094              4236    -142
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     08/23/1973
 LATEST       06/27/1974
EARLIEST                        10/03
LATEST                          05/21
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    41/170    DATE  03/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    54/180    DATE  03/29

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     44

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       0     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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